What does Maynard mean?
Maynard /may-nard/ [2 sylls.] as a boys' name is pronounced MAY-nerd. It is of Old German origin, and the meaning of Maynard is "brave or hard strength". See Meinhard. Economist John Maynard Keynes.
How popular is Maynard?
Maynard is a somewhat prominent first name for men (#672 out of 1220, Top 55%) and an even more prominent last name for all people (#884 out of 150436, Top 1%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Displayed below is the baby name popularity of Maynard for boys. Maynard reached its top rank of #307 in the U.S. during 1920-1929, but is not listed currently. (2014 Birth Statistics)